• SandFest 2019 | PortAransasTex.com
    Activities,  Beaches,  Events

    7 Things Every SandFest Newbie Should Know

    For those who know about SandFest, they can't wait for April every year in Port Aransas. For those who haven't experienced it yet, here's 7 things to know about SandFest, the wildly-popular beach festival where creative sculptors craft amazing, temporary art on the sand.

  • Port Aransas TX | www.portaransastex.com
    Beaches,  Travel Tips

    Parking on the Beach in Port Aransas

    When visiting the beaches of Port Aransas, you’ll find that the beaches are wide and fairly flat. For this reason, driving on the beach is allowed in the sandy lane-like areas in front of the dunes. While driving on the beach won’t cost you a thing, parking on the beach will require a beach parking permit, which is a simple sticker to be placed in the corner of your car’s windshield. These annual permits are valid for the year and can be purchased for only $12.00. Having a beach parking permit will allow you to park legally for “free” on the beach between Marker 0-62. Annual beach parking permits can…

  • Beach in Port Aransas TX | www.portaransastex.com
    Beaches,  Nature & Birding,  Travel Tips

    8 Live Webcams in Port Aransas to Enjoy the View

    Port Aransas lures visitors from all over the nation. Some visit for a weekend in the Summer, others for a couple of weeks in the Winter. They inevitably take a home a love for the ocean or ferry view and long to enjoy it year-round. So what’s a Port Aransas beach-lover to do? If you’re unable to be ON the beach in Port A, we’ve gathered some local Port Aransas webcams for you to enjoy the view from the comfort of wherever you are.